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Asia shares mixed as Fed caution offsets Wall St, oil gains

Asian stock markets mixed as upward momentum from Wall Street's record close and oil prices offset by caution ahead of upcoming Fed decision

The Latest: Senate blocks proposal to repeal 'Obamacare'

The Senate has blocked a wide-ranging proposal by Republicans to repeal much of former President Barack Obama's health care law and replace it with a more restrictive plan

California knocks Trump as it extends climate change effort

Gov. Jerry Brown signs legislation extending California's signature initiative to fight global warming

NTSB: We can't know why SUV was on tracks before train crash

Federal safety investigators say they can't determine why an SUV driver ended up in the path of an oncoming train and at the heart of a crash that killed six people in suburban New York in 2015.

Republicans move to repeal financial rule opposed by banks

Continuing to target government regulations, a Republican-led House voted Tuesday to overturn a rule that would let consumers join together to sue their banks or credit card companies rather than use an arbitrator to resolve a dispute